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Forum topic by CrazeeTxn posted 01-20-2014 12:23 AM 632 views 0 times favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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CrazeeTxn

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01-20-2014 12:23 AM

Haven’t been looking for one, but found this today. Think I should pull the trigger? It’s a Freud table. Will make my own base for it later.


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#1 posted 01-20-2014 12:31 AM

Depends on the price….

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#2 posted 01-20-2014 12:31 AM

Price?

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#3 posted 01-20-2014 12:38 AM

Where is the Plunge base?

Personally I am not fond of the table, but why would you need to make your own base for the table?

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#4 posted 01-20-2014 12:43 AM

$200

I’d make a base for the table for storage and mobility around the shop. I have a seperate plunge router. This would be permanently mounted and not have to mess with it.

I currently have a Craftsman router and table. The old metal one.

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#5 posted 01-20-2014 01:26 AM

Price seems a bit high for what you get. The table costs what, $100 new?

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#6 posted 01-20-2014 01:31 AM

I got that same router in even better condition for $60 and it came with 8-10 bosch bits even still that 5615 goes for maybe $150 new and that table looks like garbage, I’d say maybe $120 at most.

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#7 posted 01-20-2014 01:12 PM

Guess I shoulda looked at the dimensions when I was looking at everything else online. 18×23 doesn’t seem to fit the bill I was looking for.

Glad I got ya’ll’s opinion. Sometimes I get a little ahead of myself ;)

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#8 posted 01-20-2014 02:22 PM

Too much

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#9 posted 01-20-2014 07:09 PM

Way too much, you can get a cast iron one for $349!

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